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1950Brutus - Ferguson police officer was badly beaten before shooting Michael Brown - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJou
When the Fed "investigation" wraps up these injuries may be attributed to the officer slipping on a bar of soap.
UrKidsWillPay - Quincy School Board gets first look at $70.3 million budget - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
#1 they had to prepay 1 months insurance last year due to switching from self insured to insured meaning 13 months payments #2 despite being on an insurance plan rather than self insured, they still had outstanding claims to pay from when they were self insured.
1950Brutus - Quinn, Rauner agree to three debates - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Not me - I would rather watch reruns of THE FLYING NUN or MY MOTHER THE CAR.
qfingers - Quinn, Rauner agree to three debates - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
More like it's an environment where a candidate's credibility can be destroyed. I doubt it really gives too many people a warm fuzzy about them. And who watches them anyways? Anybody here want to fess up to watching a governor's debate?
1950Brutus - Quinn, Rauner agree to three debates - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
"It can create an environment in which a candidate's credibility is measured," CREDIBILITY??? - the only question in this election is which one will be jailed first. Can we have a candidate who isn't under investigation?? Rhetorical question I know - this is IL.

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The Border Is Not a Battlefield

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Tall tales have always sprung from Texas, but the last few months have seen an uptick in their production. Beholding the procession of unaccompanied minors and young families arriving in the United States from Central America, Republican Representative Louie Gohmert, whose district is closer to Litt
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The Deadly, Invisible Borders Inside El Salvador

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Last April, in the town of Izalco in the western state of Sonsonate, El Salvador, a group of families decided to dismantle the makeshift houses of wood and tin where they had been living for up to 26 years. The scene unfolded on a rural stretch of land known as the San Luis Ranch, where the families
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Guess Where the Gangs Get Their Guns?

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This May, a public bus was traveling its usual midday route between the San Salvador airport and the city when a few men hopped on board, wearing the uniforms of road maintenance workers. Then they pulled out assault weapons and started firing on the passengers. Their targets were apparently two pri
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Let the Border Kids Stay

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There was a time in the not-so-distant past when a swath of the American right was obsessed with an antique British parliamentarian, William Wilberforce. During the exhausted final moments of the Bush presidency, this nineteenth-century crusader—an evangelical, an advocate for animal rights, and a
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Police Officers Are More Likely to Shoot Black Men, Studies Suggest

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There are two very different accounts of what prompted a Ferguson, Missouri police officer to shoot and kill Michael Brown on Saturday. The unnamed police officer who shot the 18-year-old claims he was “physically assaulted.” Witnesses said Brown had his
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This Is How the Gaza War Will End

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The skies over Gaza and Israel are free of rockets and fighter jets for now, as negotiators meet during another tenuous Egyptian-sponsored ceasefire. According to news accounts
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Hillary Clinton Has Made Her First Major Blunder of the 2016 Campaign

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Among those of us who write frequently about Hillary Clinton’s chances of becoming president, there have generally been two key assumptions: First, that Clinton’s biggest obstacle to winning the Democratic nomination, such as it is, will be the
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How Congress Planned To Solve The 1970s Energy Crisis

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That fantastic machine, the US trillion-dollar economy and America's unprecedented living standard have largely been built on energy extracted from oil, gas and coal. These "fossil fuels" heat our homes, cook our food, run our factories, mills and railroads. They gave us the auto age and the space a
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The Liberal Fear of Obama's Executive Action Is Irrational

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Sometime between the end of last week and the beginning of this one, the worm turned against a handful of conservatives—the New York Times’ Ross Douthat, most prominen
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